Housing

RENTALS AVAILABLE

Redwood City

BROADWAY TOWERS Apartment homes offer exceptional lifestyle of comfort and convenience: 8 uniquely styled apartment homes; spacious studios, 1-2BR apartments in 7-story high rise. Pool, covered/gated parking, state-of-the-art fitness center, private billiards room. Located 25 miles south of San Francisco, just off Interstate 101. Near schools, shopping, recreation. Call (650) 366-0555 to reserve your next home.

La Honda

Beautiful 3+BR/2BA home w/lofts in 2BR, offc area and bonus room, carport, storage. Sunny, warm location. Very quiet and private 1+ acre. Large soaking tub downstairs. Kitchen/bath updates. 2000 sf + 1000sf deck, sep 1room cabin/studio/office, plus 3-stall barn/work bldg. DSL avail. Hike/bike trails near; access to community pool, tennis, riding ring included in rent. Photos on Craigslist. $2950/mo. Call (650) 747-0753 or email dsch@coastside.net.

Ladera/Portola Valley

FURNISHED STUDIO apartment, with private entrance, deck, view, 10-15 minutes to campus. Includes kitchenette, dining area, bathroom, utilities, TV, Internet access. Available for academic year. No smoking, no pets. $1500/mo. plus security deposit. Call (650) 233-9843 or email emmerson@stanford.edu.

SEMI-FURNISHED HOUSE available from June-Dec 2008. 4BR/4BA. Spacious living/dining room with HDTV and panoramic views of Bay Årea. Gourmet kitchen with bar seating.. Family room. Two-car garage. Two decks, outdoor patio, jacuzzi offer wonderful natural views and places for entertaining. $4900/mo. Includes membership in Ladera Pool and Tennis Club and gardening service. Very low electric bills due to solar panels. Email story@alum.vassar.edu.

Palo Alto

1BR/1BA FULLY furnished spacious apts next to Stanford. Walk to free campus shuttle stop, groceries, restaurants. Large LR, kitchen, dining area, private patio, king-size bed, couch, work table, Also included: hardwood floors, large closets, laundry room, covered parking, refrigerator, range/oven, MW, DW, coffeemaker, utensils, dinnerware, linens, TV, phone, gardener, 1/2 utilities. Cable/DSL ready N/S, N/P. Available for next academic year. $1795-$1895/mo. Call (408) 738-4391.

San Francisco

3BR/2BA OCEAN BEACHFRONT apartment on Great Highway available Sept. 1. Newly renovated, 1355 sq. ft., parking for 2 cars included, water/garbage included. New broadloom throughout, washer/dryer, extensive storage. Walk to museums, next to Golden Gate Park, near Safeway stores and major bus routes. $3200/mo. $4800 deposit, one-year lease, renewable. Open house Aug. 9-10. Call (650) 725-2072 or email dfd@stanford.edu.

ARTISTICALLY FURNISHED home available for sublet 9/1/08-1/31/09 (5 mos). Cozy, quiet 1BR/2BA house in residential neighborhood w/easy freeway access to Stanford. Updated kitchen, living room w/gas fireplace, formal dining room, sunroom, laundry room. Secluded garden w/patio and gas grill. Off-street parking. Near Glen Park and West Portal business districts. High speed Internet, cable TV. $2300/mo. (utilities included). Email lipldcabar@aol.com.

OUT OF COUNTRY

London

CENTRAL CHELSEA: Charming, light and airy, comfortably and fully furnished and equipped 1BR apartment with housekeeper and elevator. This is a home. Excellent shops, restaurants and five bus routes around the corner. Walking distance to tube, parks, museums. Nonsmokers only. £600/week or £2,000/mo. Email groagbel@stanford.edu or call (650) 325-0815.

VACATION RENTALS

Paris

PARIS APARTMENT: 1BR/1BA, beautifully furnished. Near Metro, walking distance from Quartier Latin, Luxembourg Gardens, and Montparnasses. Four metro stations from Notre-Dame. Close to shopping, restaurants and movie theaters. http://www.geocities.com/moallema/paris/. Rental weekly or monthly. Call (408) 205-4771 or (408) 257-0565, or email moallema@yahoo.com.

HOUSING NEEDED

Stanford vicinity

FREE, RELIABLE HOUSE-SITTING: We have been house-sitting for Stanford affiliates and others locally since August 2006, and have excellent references. Lisa is a Stanford grad (BA '96, MA '99) who teaches at Gunn High School; Taylor is a Yale grad (MA '01) working at Cisco. Call us at (650) 388-8881 or email lisamaren@stanfordalumni.org or taylor.halverson@aya.yale.edu.

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE

Menlo Park

971 MENLO AVENUE. Sophisticated loft-like townhouse located one block from Menlo park's favorite shops and restaurants. Generously proportioned 1BR/1BA downtown retreat with a vaulted ceiling, central wood-burning fireplace and a private rear garden deck. View photos at www.971menloavenue.com. Offered at $762,500. Please call Colleen Foraker at (650) 380-0085.